100 most powerful Arab women 2013
Thu 28 Feb 2013 12:58 PM
Najwa Karam
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Najwa Karam

Industry: Arts and entertainment

Designation: Singer

Country: Lebanon

Occupation: Singer

The 47-year old Lebanese native of Zahle is part of Prince
Alwaleed’s Rotana and is also L’Oreal’s ambassador in the Middle East. The
singer, producer and writer sold her first album in 1989 has sold over 50
million albums across the Arab world. She was recognised as the highest-selling
Middle Eastern artist in 1999, 2000, 2001, 2003 and 2008.

Karam has produced nineteen albums in her career so far -
her 20th record is set to be released later this year. She is also a bona-fide
television superstar.

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